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Magnetic Field

Dramatic Change Detected In Earth's Protective Field

LiveScience | Kelly Dickerson | Posted 07.10.2014 | Science

Earth's magnetic field, which protects the planet from huge blasts of deadly solar radiation, has been weakening over the past six months, according ...

LOOK: Space Telescope Reveals Galaxy's 'Fingerprints'

Space.com | Nola Taylor Redd | Posted 05.12.2014 | Science

Scientists using a European space telescope have created the best map yet of our Milky Way galaxy's magnetic field, a set of cosmic "fingerprints" th...

EXPLAINED: Puzzling Shift Of Earth's Magnetic Field

Space.com | Nola Taylor Redd | Posted 10.10.2013 | Science

Earth's magnetic field shields the planet from charged particles streaming from the sun, keeping it from becoming a barren, Mars-like rock. For more ...

'Magnetic Monster' Discovered Lurking Inside Dead Star

Space.com | Elizabeth Howell | Posted 08.28.2013 | Science

Hiding in the recesses of a dead star is an ultra-strong magnetic field bursting from its surface in the form of X-rays, astronomers report. The sur...

Iceland's Northern Lights, Demystified

Cynthia Ord | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
Cynthia Ord

Iceland is one of the world's most accessible spots for viewing the northern lights, making it one of the country's top tourist attractions. So what is the best way to go about seeing the phenomenon?

Earth's Core WAY Hotter Than Scientists Thought

Posted 04.26.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor Published: 04/25/2013 02:07 PM EDT on LiveScience Earth's internal engine is running about 1,00...

Particle Trap Reveals Key Antimatter Properties

Posted 03.26.2013 | Science

By: Live Science Staff Published: 03/25/2013 01:43 PM EDT on LiveScience Scientists say they've made the most precise measurements to date of the...

Faint Signals Reveal Secrets Of Failed Stars

Posted 01.31.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 01/31/2013 07:02 AM EST on SPACE.com Failed stars can emit detectable radio waves at much cooler temperatures th...

WATCH: 'MRI' Of Sun Yields Big Surprise

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 07.27.2012 | Science

The sun isn't going to start having health problems for another few billion years, but that didn't stop a team of scientists from giving it a stellar ...

NASA Explains Magnetosphere With Dazzling New Video

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 06.21.2012 | Science

The sun sends enormous amounts of energy toward Earth, but why don't coronal mass ejections cause the same type of havoc as they do for Mercury and Ve...

First 'Atomic Movie' Created By Quantum Physicists

Posted 05.30.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 05/29/2012 04:52 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily Many people keep favorite Hollywood films or TV shows on s...

LOOK: First Photo Of Auroras On Uranus

| Sid Perkins | Posted 04.14.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON – For the first time, scientists have captured images of auroras above the giant ice planet Uranus, finding further evidence of just how ...

Solar Storm Shakes Earth's Magnetic Field

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.09.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON — The solar storm that seemed to be more fizzle than fury got much stronger early Friday before fading again. At its peak, it was th...

Solar Storm Helps Solve 'Killer Electrons' Mystery

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 01.30.2012 | Science

Solar storms like the massive one that's currently hitting Earth don't just give us great aurora imagery. UCLA researchers have published a paper in N...

Huge Development In Moon Research

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.10.2012 | Technology

Ever since Apollo astronauts first brought back samples from the moon in 1969, scientists have been puzzled by the magnetic traces they found in the r...

Catherine Pearson

MRIs Make You Dizzy? Here's Why

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Healthy Living

If you've ever gone for an MRI and been left feeling woozy, new research says you're not just being a wuss: there's an actual physical culprit behind ...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
DK Matai

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DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
DK Matai

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Passing Into the Energy Cloud

Lawrence E. Joseph | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lawrence E. Joseph

Our space neighborhood is changing, and not for the better. We need to take precautions to defend our home planet, our way of life, starting right now.

Radiology Myth Buster: It is Dangerous to Have an MRI After Knee or Hip Replacement Surgery

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

The MR exam is important because early diagnosis allows the doctor and patient to determine potential treatment options that may prolong the anticipated benefits expected from the joint replacement.